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From Iran to America: Changes, Choices, and Challenges (Farsi Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,270. Language: Persian. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Journey with the author from youth in Iran to America, blindness, and happiness. Now an American citizen and a proud resident of Boston, Mortazavi has much to say about Iran vs. America, volunteerism, American culture and humor, and what makes this country a true home for him. His gratitude and optimism shine throughout the book. Farsi (Persian) version. Translated and expanded by the author.
From Darkness To Triumph: Creating Success Against All Odds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this moving and inspiring memoir, Anastasia Charalabakos recounts the trials and triumphs of her life, a journey that, despite her blindness, has bestowed upon her a more powerful appreciation of the world around her. She also provides deep insight into our ability to achieve a richer understanding of our existence and a more lasting peace in our lives.
Shadows Behind the Wall
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Biographical
Chris Montgomery enrolls in the Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind in Saint Augustine, Florida. Suspected of being involved in a rape and two students deaths, he revisits the school many years later seeking to resolve issues, but finds solace illusionary.
The Blind History Lady Presents; Don Mahoney, Television Star
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
He wanted to be a singing cowboy on the big screen. He became the cowboy on the little screen throughout Texas in the early 1950s and became a childhood staple for more than two decades. Yet very few knew he was blind for more than a decade! Even after Don came out about his blindness, Don worked hard to minimize who knew.
A Collection Of Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,160. Language: Australian English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
During Dawn’s early writing she entered many competitions with encouraging results in the genres of short story writing, poetry, true-life and articles. This is an anthology of her short stories written for competitions both nationally and In-house, over a few years and they are now for the reader’s pleasure.
Copper Plumbing
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Love and good copper plumbing go hand in hand. Love starts out as perfect plumbing; all pipes slant slightly earthward and gravity does most of the work. There are no scratches and there is nothing wrong with the world. Love is up to code.
Beyond the Lines
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
The Dream Girls are back with the same determination and resolve they displayed in Between the Lines. Even though Hattie suffers a devastating injury, her friends help her find a way to negotiate the challenges and focus on what truly matters, seeing their dreams become reality, no matter what the obstacles. A story of unwavering friendship and perseverance, Beyond the Lines will delight readers!
My Ideal Partner: How I Met, Married, And Cared For The Man I Loved Despite Debilitating Odds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In September 2005, Abbie Johnson married Bill Taylor, 19 years her senior and blind. Three months later, he suffered the first of two strokes that confined him to a wheelchair. Here, the author tells the story of how she met, married, and then cared for Bill for six years, detailing both the happy times and the hard ones. After one month in a nursing home, Bill Taylor passed away in October 2012.
Blind, Yet Looking Through Another's Eyes
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A mixture of humorous, sad, and encouraging stories centered around a blind store owner who has to put up with teen age boys who like to pull pranks.
The Paddy Stories: Book One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Blind Paddy Flynn, orphaned at 8, travels from Philadelphia to California in 1947 to live with his aunt and uncle. He’s soon reunited with Lucy, his special friend from Philadelphia. With his loving nature, courage, and can-do spirit, Paddy brings joy and inspiration to many others and even stands up to bullies. But how will he adjust to life at a school for the blind? To be continued in Book Two.